White-Faced Saki Monkey

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SCIENTIFIC NAME Pithecia pithecia

RANGE Rainforests of South America, including Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, and Venezuela

LOCATION IN THE ZOO Carruth Natural Encounters

COOL ANIMAL FACT To establish territory they have loud calls that monogamous pairs of males and females sing together. Their song helps seal their bonds of courtship as well as defend their turf.


Carruth Natural Encounters